Jan 182016
 
Helpful Tips to Avoid Frozen Pipes

As we endure the winter months, many challenges such as frigid temperatures, snow and ice call for special attention.  Here are a few tips to help familiarize yourself and maintain the management of your property to avoid the hassle and frustration of potential damage: Detach all gardening hoses Shut off all water supply to outside [Read More]

Jan 182016
 
Understanding Ice Dams

What is an ice dam, and how does it form? When snow accumulates on a roof, a cycle of melting and refreezing occurs. In a perfect world, the snow would melt off the roof, enter the gutters, and flow harmlessly to the ground. Or the snow would evaporate from the action of the sun, and [Read More]